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56 days in Australian Capital Territory Itinerary
Canberra— 52 nights
The Bush Capital
A planned city with streets laid out in elaborate, geometric patterns and founded specifically to serve as the capital of the emerging Australian state, Canberra has a self-sufficient atmosphere.You'll explore and learn at Questacon and National Museum of Australia. Get a sense of the local culture at Blundells' Cottage and Australian War Memorial. Change things up with these side-trips from Canberra: Paddys River (Canberra Deep Space Communication Complex & Corin Forest). Spend the 20th (Wed) exploring nature at Namadgi National Park. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Burley Griffin, delve into the lush surroundings at Gondwana Rainforest, meet the residents at National Zoo and Aquarium, and pick up some local products at Fyshwick Fresh Food Market.
To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Canberra trip site .
Dusseldorf, Germany to Canberra is an approximately 29-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Dusseldorf to Canberra due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dusseldorf in June, you will find days in Canberra are little chillier (15°C), and nights are much colder (0°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.
Things to do in Canberra
Paddys River, Australian Capital Territory, Nicholls, Simpson Desert, Mugga-Mugga Cottage
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